Companies such as Raytheon Technologies are working to develop hypersonic weapon capability for the US. This artist’s concept shows an air-breathing missile, which uses different technology from its glide vehicle counterparts. Image: Raytheon Missiles and Defence handout via Reuters
Companies such as Raytheon Technologies are working to develop hypersonic weapon capability for the US. This artist’s concept shows an air-breathing missile, which uses different technology from its glide vehicle counterparts. Image: Raytheon Missiles and Defence handout via Reuters
Defence

Latest US hypersonic weapon test fails, amid Chinese missile concerns

  • The setback occurred due to a problem with a booster rocket for one of the Pentagon’s glide vehicles in development
  • The US and its global rivals have quickened their pace to build the next generation of arms that rob adversaries of reaction time

Topic |   Defence
Companies such as Raytheon Technologies are working to develop hypersonic weapon capability for the US. This artist’s concept shows an air-breathing missile, which uses different technology from its glide vehicle counterparts. Image: Raytheon Missiles and Defence handout via Reuters
Companies such as Raytheon Technologies are working to develop hypersonic weapon capability for the US. This artist’s concept shows an air-breathing missile, which uses different technology from its glide vehicle counterparts. Image: Raytheon Missiles and Defence handout via Reuters
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